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  1. Noble goals

    Posted May 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... including goalie Xiao Guoji (far left), and the Canon team, sponsors of the event, captured the free-scoring spirit, drawing 14-14. With five tree seedlings being donated for each goal, the charity matches added 1,500 seedlings to the association's goal of planting 10,000 trees across south Lantau. ...

  2. Teenager Su leads Tianjin event

    Posted Sep 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Taiwan's Tsai Chi-huang and Hsu Mong-nan. Su, who splits his time between Vancouver and Beijing, said he enjoyed the 7,345-yard, tree-lined layout at Yangliuqing Golf Club. ...

  3. Olympic Briefs

    Posted Jul 16th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... Liu Lutang duped dozens of farmers out of two million yuan to grow trees he said would be used at the Beijing Games, the Beijing News said. He was jailed for 12 years after conning more than 50 farmers into contracts to buy saplings of a maple tree for 20 yuan each. He promised to buy them back at a higher price after six months. 'He told the farmers they would be used ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health

    Running blind

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by Charley Lanyon

    ... Within 10 seconds I felt disoriented. I would take a step, and be sure I was about to tumble into the trees lining the path, even though they were at least two metres away. After just a minute ... "The trees are on your left, the football pitch is on your right, and the path is at 12 o'clock, straight ahead," she said. She showed me how to keep apace with her and we started ...

  5. By the numbers

    Posted Oct 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... square km, equivalent to the size of 357 football pitches 4,000 Trees that will be planted on the Olympic Park and Olympic Village sites, the first of which was planted on the Olympic Stadium ...

  6. Hunger games go down a treat in the temple of tennis

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... with Alvin Sallay You know that austerity has really hit the heart of Britain when you spot signs outside the driveways of the large mansions on the tree-lined roads leading to Wimbledon that say, 'Parking' and below that in big, bold numbers- GBP20. Even the posh crowd is trying to make a quick buck, it seems. And there were plenty of takers as the fans flocked to see ...

  7. Alarm bells ring for British cycling team

    Posted Jul 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... are here to see Cavendish win,' pony-tailed Jenny, who with her friends had come early to grab a vantage spot along the tree-line boulevard, said. Sadly they left disappointed, tucking ...

  8. Rory's coming home

    Posted Nov 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Rory McIlroy uses his fingers to recreate the topography of the signature 18th hole at Hong Kong Golf Club. He points to an imaginary spot where his ball is, then a tree, lines up a green ... flashing. It was an awesome atmosphere, even though I didn't win that play-off.' Lin played his miraculous shot up and through trees on the first play-off hole to somehow make birdie. ...

  9. Boys in the hood bring home goods

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... toiling amid the palm trees and endless beaches of Hollywood. These same guys, who grew up shovelling snow for hours just to get to the rink, could now practise in the morning and go to the beach ...

  10. Warsaw opens her arms to the weary

    Posted Jun 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the morning- at least not yet. I am nestled among pine trees and the dawn chorus is my carbon-free alarm clock: birdsong. In a capital city! The last time I saw a bird in my adopted home of Beijing ...




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